This Sunday, January 28, the Panamanian press reported the sad death of Luis Tejada, one of the idols of the Panamanian team. The former attacker had a successful time in the Peruvian football, in which he defended the jerseys of five teams and scored numerous goals. In this note we review all the clubs where “Pana” played League 1.
Which teams in League 1 did Luis Tejada play in and how many goals did he score?
Luis Tejada arrived on League 1 in 2010 to defend the colors of Juan Aurich de Chiclayo. He later passed through César Vallejo, Universitario de Deportes, Sport Boys and Piratas FC.
In total, the former striker scored 137 goals and provided 39 assists in Peruvian football. In addition, he became national champion with “Ciclón” in 2011 after winning the final against Alianza Lima.
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What other teams did Luis Tejada play for?
In Panama, Luis Tejada He played for Tauro FC, Plaza Amador, Universitario, Herrera FC, San Francisco and Potros del Este. Abroad, “Pana” played for Deportes Tolima from Colombia, Envigado, Once Caldas, Millonarios, América de Cali, Toluca from Mexico, Tiburones Rojos, Salt Lake from the United States and Al-Ain FC from the United Arab Emirates.
The first division teams released Luis Tejada
Through social networks, various Peruvian football teams mourned the death of Luis Tejada and they dedicated a warm farewell message to him.
“We regret to announce the sad passing of Luis el 'Pana' Tejada, our top scorer in 2018 with 16 goals. We offer our sincere condolences and pray for his eternal rest. Hugs in heaven!” he posted Sports boys.
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“The University Sports Club regrets the sensitive death of Luis Tejada Hansell, a former Panamanian soccer player who wore the cream jersey during the 2017 season. We extend our condolences to his family and friends,” he wrote University of Sports.
“We express our deepest condolences to the family of our 'poet' Luis 'Pana' Tejada, who scored 11 goals in 2014,” said César Vallejo.
Luis Tejada was world champion in the Panamanian team
Luis Tejada He is considered an idol of Panama. The former attacker played 107 games for the Canaleros, in which he scored 43 goals and provided seven assists.
In addition, he was on the list of the Panamanian team Russia World Cup 2018. At this World Cup he played 51 minutes in two games: against Belgium and Tunisia in the group stage. Because of his great importance, this country's football association dedicated an emotional farewell message to him.
“The Panamanian Football Federation deeply regrets the death of Luis Carlos 'Matador' Tejada Hansell. “Historic goalscorer of the Panamanian national team, a decisive factor in qualifying for our first FIFA World Cup in 2018 and synonymous with the development and evolution of football in our country,” published the association of the said territory on its social networks.